Lenalidomide capsule is used in the treatment of multiple myeloma and lepra reactions. This medicine belongs to a group of medicines that affect how your immune system works. Some common side effects of this medicine include headache, weakness, nausea, rash, and dizziness. This medicine may reduce the number of blood cells (decrease red blood and white blood cells) in your blood, increasing susceptibility to infections or bleeding.
Hence, take caution while performing the activity that might increase your chances of bleeding or avoid contact with people suffering from a cold disease. Regular blood tests are required to check your blood cells while on treatment.
- Multiple myeloma
- Lepra reaction
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. The capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.